Scholar athlete nominees
The Lehigh Valley Soccer Scholar Athlete Banquet will be held Sunday, Jan. 13, at 5:30 p.m. This year is the inaugural boys and girls joint banquet and it will take place at the Northampton Community Center.
Kareem K. Green is a midfielder with two career goals and three career assists. He ranks 89th with a 3.68 GPA out of 4.
He was a captain of the soccer team as well as a kicker in football.
Other activities include: volleyball, wrestling, Math Honor Society, Zephyr Nation, Peer Mediator, Special Olympic Aid, youth group volunteer and Whitehall Public Library Student Council Volunteer.
His other soccer experience includes 13 years with Tri-Boro and Lehigh Valley United. He plans to attend the University of Penn to major in finance.
Natalee Rackus is a defender who ranks 12th and has a GPA of 4.38.
She was named to the all LVC first team for a year and was three years honorable mention. She was a captain for two years.
Other activities include: Big Brother, Big Sister, Math Club and National Honor Society.
Her other soccer experience includes four years with LV United. She plans to major in math and biology.